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Quinoa Dishes on Westside?

Chandavkl Oct 9, 2012 12:21 PM

Any recs for quinoa dishes at lunchtime? Closer to Century City the better.

  1. ipsedixit Oct 9, 2012 07:19 PM

    Akasha in Culver City.

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      maudies5 Oct 9, 2012 07:58 PM

      Huckleberry has an awesome Quinoa patty

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        westsidegal Oct 9, 2012 08:34 PM

        had it the other night at akasha.
        caveat: i've never had a quinoa dish that really impressed me.
        akasha was no different, forgettable but edible.

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          Dirtywextraolives Oct 9, 2012 08:35 PM

          I believe that's the nature of the beast..... That particular grain, I mean.....

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            westsidegal Oct 9, 2012 08:59 PM

            i suspect that if it was made the way shamshiri grill makes their addas polo (a rice dish) i'd probably be much more receptive.

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        chrishei Oct 9, 2012 04:33 PM

        Burger Lounge just opened up in Beverly Hills. I heard the quinoa veggie burger is pretty good.

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          priscilla2 Oct 9, 2012 03:47 PM

          Was just at Tender Greens in Culver City and they had a great looking quinoa and broccoli side. I did not have but lots of people ordered it.

          1. Servorg Oct 9, 2012 12:40 PM

            http://www.greenleafchopshop.com/cent...

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              Dirtywextraolives Oct 9, 2012 05:48 PM

              Truly expensive for salads..... My husband has been many times.

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